Where Specified

Where ACI Certification is Required

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Concrete Field Testing Technician - Grade I

ACI Codes & Standards

    • 214-11 Guide to Evaluation of Strength Test Results
    • 301-10 Specifications for Structural Concrete
    • 371R-08 Guide for Analysis, Design & Construction of Elevated Concrete Water Storage Tanks
    • 311.6 Specification for Ready Mixed Concrete Testing Services
    • 332 Guide to Residential Concrete Construction
    • 522R-10 Report on Pervious Concrete
    • 363.2R-11 Guide to QC/QA of High Strength Concrete
    • 304.6R Guide for Use of Volumetric-Measuring and Continuous Mixing Concrete Equipment
    • 305R-10 Guide to Hot Weather Concreting
    • 311.5-04 Guide for Concrete Plant Inspection & Testing of RMC
    • 318-11 & 14 Bldg Code Requirements for Structural Concrete
    • 302 Guide for Concrete Floor and Slab Construction

US Army Corps of Engineers USACOE

AASHTO (has adopted 318-14, Summer of 2016 )

ASTM

    • ASTM C94 Standard Specification for RMC
    • ASTM C1077 Std Practice for Agencies Testing Concrete and Concrte Aggregates & Evaluation of Agencies

State DOTs

    • AL
    • AZ
    • CA
    • FL
    • ID
    • IL
    • KS
    • MD
    • MN
    • NC
    • NV
    • NY
    • OH
    • OR
    • PA
    • SD
    • VA
    • WY

Other Associations that use ACI Certifications

    • PCI (Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute) - Plant Certification
    • NRMCA (National Ready Mix Concrete Association) - Plant & Truck Program, Quality Cert Program
    • NPCCA
    • ACPA (American Concrete Pipe Association) Plant Certification
    • NPCA (National Precast Concrete Association) Plant Certification

Concrete Flatwork Finisher and Technician

ACI Codes & Standards

    • 301-10 Specifications for Structural Concrete

US Army Corps of Engineers USACOE


Specialty Commercial/Industrial Flatwork Finisher and Technician

ACI Codes & Standards

    • 302 Guide for Concrete Floor and Slab Construction

Concrete Strength Testing Technician

ACI Codes & Standards

    • 214-11 Guide to Evaluation of Strength Test Results
    • 311.16 Specification for Ready Mixed Concrete Testing Services
    • 332 Guide to Residential Concrete Construction
    • 363.2R-11 Guide to QC/QA of High Strength Concrete
    • 311.5-04 Guide for Concrete Plant Inspection & Testing of RMC
    • 318-11 & 14 Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete

US Army Corps of Engineers USACOE

AASHTO (has adopted 318-14, Summer of 2016 )

ASTM

    • ASTM C93 Standard Test Method for Compressive Strength of Concrete Specimens
    • ASTM C1077 Std Practice for Agencies Testing Concrete and Concrte Aggregates & Evaluation of Agencies

State DOTs

    • AZ
    • FL

Other Associations that use ACI Certifications

    • NRMCA (National Ready Mix Concrete Association) - Plant & Truck Program, Quality Cert Program

Aggregate Testing Technician - Level I

ACI Codes & Standards

    • 311.16 Specification for Ready Mixed Concrete Testing Services
    • 332 Guide to Residential Concrete Construction
    • 363.2R-11 Guide to QC/QA of High Strength Concrete
    • 311.5-04 Guide for Concrete Plant Inspection & Testing of RMC
    • 318-11 & 14 Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete

US Army Corps of Engineers USACOE

AASHTO (has adopted 318-14, Summer of 2016 )

ASTM

    • ASTM C1077 Standard Practice for Agencies Testing Concrete and Concrete Aggregates & Evaluation of Agencies

State DOTs

    • FL
    • OR

Other Associations that use ACI Certifications

    • NRMCA (National Ready Mix Concrete Association) - Plant & Truck Program, Quality Cert Program

Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician - Level 1

ACI Codes & Standards

    • 332 Guide to Residential Concrete Construction
    • 363.2R-11 Guide to QC/QA of High Strength Concrete
    • 311.5-04 Guide for Concrete Plant Inspection & Testing of RMC
    • 318-11 & 14 Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete

AASHTO (has adopted 318-14, Summer of 2016 )

ASTM

    • ASTM C1077 Std Practice for Agencies Testing Concrete and Concrte Aggregates & Evaluation of Agencies

State DOTs

    • FL

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